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Freeborn County Historical Society is currently seeking a part time Program/Volunteer Coordinator to join its team providing programming to Albert Lea and surrounding communities!

The position of Program/Volunteer Coordinator exists to oversee educational/fundraising programming and volunteer coordination including the daily customer service for the museum and gift store; handle administrative tasks for tours, memberships, collections and volunteers; and to coordinate the volunteers of the organization.

Freeborn County Historical Society is a non-profit that has been serving the area for more than 70 years.  The mission of the Society to collect, preserve, and protect a record of Freeborn County and its people. To make this history known throughout the establishment and development of the Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library & Village and related archives, activities, and displays - for the benefit, education, and enjoyment of the citizens of Freeborn County and all who share an interest in history.

Working as a program/volunteer coordinator, oversee educational/fundraising programming and volunteer coordination within the organization. The role involves assessing and meeting the organizations volunteer needs through the recruitment, placement and retention of volunteers.

interns sought

The Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library and Village (FCHM) located in Albert Lea, Minnesota  seeks applicants for their Summer Internship Program. Departments seeking interns include Collection Management, Events and Educational Programming, Volunteer Management and Marketing and Communications, Send cover letter and resume to fchmdirector@gmail.com. The internships will run from June 1-August 13, 2022. These are unpaid internships.